Program matrix

Disclaimer: this is the preliminary program and may be subject to changes.

 

Tuesday 10 September
ROOM Fitzroy and Derwent rooms Torrens Room Swan Room
0900 – 1230 ASA + SSA New Frontiers in Stroke Rehabilitation and Recovery: A combined session hosted by the NHMRC CREs in “Stroke Rehabilitation and Brain Recovery” and “Aphasia Recovery and Rehabilitation” ASTN Clinical Trials Workshop
Workshop Themes:
Diagnostics- Stroke Recognition
Neuroradiology- Case Based Discussion
1230 – 1330 Lunch
1330 – 1700 ANZSNR + SSA Cont… New Frontiers in Stroke Rehabilitation and Recovery Committee meetings
Major Theme: INR Issues

Wednesday 11 September
ROOM Exhibition Theatrette 1 Exhibition Theatrette 2
0730 – 0830 Industry Breakfast Seminar 1 – TBA Industry Breakfast Seminar 2 – TBA
ROOM Royal Theatre
0830 – 0900 Opening Ceremony / Welcome by convenors
0900 – 1030 Keynote speaker session 1
Tudor Jovin

1030 – 1100 Morning Tea
ROOM Royal Theatre Menzies Theatrette Nicholls Theatrette Sutherland Theatrette
CHAIR/s Rebecca Scroop, Ronil Chandra, David Leggett, Ferdi Mitef Kate Hayward, David Copland
Symposium 1
Theme: INR
Symposium 2
Theme: Neurobiology
Abstract session 1 Symposium 3 – Cardiovascular Industry Session
1100 – 1230 Tim Ang
How much imaging is required for ECR? Be selective or treat everyone with a pulse

Andrew Cheung
What to do with tandem proximal ICA stenosis?
Brendan Steinfort
Evolution thrombectomy: a feast of highly complex techniques
1100 – 1115
Kate Hayward

1115 – 1130
Erin Godecke
1130 – 1145
David Copland
1145 – 1200
Heidi Janssen
1200 – 1215
Michael O’Sullivan
1215 – 1230
Questions
Details to be confirmed shortly
ROOM Exhibition
1230 – 1400 Lunch
1255 – 1355 Exhibition Theatrettes – Industry sessions
ROOM Royal Theatre Menzies Theatrette Nicholls Theatrette Sutherland Theatrette
Symposium 4
Theme: Heart and stroke
Symposium 5
Theme: Recovery
Symposium 6
Theme: ICH
Symposium 7 – Neurovascular Industry Session
Sponsored by Stryker
1400 – 1530 Rajeev Pathak
TCH: Cardiac risk factors for stroke and their modifications

Vincent Thijs
Neurologist: Neurologists perspective on AF and stroke
Pam Duncan

Natasha Lannin
Return to work after stroke
Elisabeth Preston
Self-management for stroke survivors
Steve Davis

Claire Muller
Amyloid angiopathy
Details to be confirmed shortly
1530 – 1745 Welcome Reception – Exhibition
1545 – 1645 Guided poster tours: Medical only – Exhibition
Thursday 12 September
ROOM Exhibition Theatrette 1 Exhibition Theatrette 2 Sutherland Theatrette
0745 – 0845 Industry Breakfast Seminar 3 -TBA Industry Breakfast Seminar 4 – TBA ASTN AGM
ROOM Royal Theatre
0900 – 1030 Keynote speaker session 2
Max Wintermark
Neuroradiology
1030 – 1100 Morning Tea
ROOM Royal Theatre Menzies Theatrette Nicholls Theatrette Sutherland Theatrette
Symposium 8
Theme: Neuroimaging frontiers
Symposium 9
Theme: Systems of care and statistics
Abstract session 2 Academic session
1100 – 1230 Details to be confirmed shortly 1100 – 1130
Lee Schwamm

60 minute discussion – statistical
Modified Rankin Scale as an Outcome Measurement Tool: the Frequently Non-Asked Questions about Validity and Analysis
Speakers to be confirmed shortly
Details to be confirmed shortly
ROOM Exhibition Nicholls Theatrette
1230 – 1400 Lunch Emerging stroke clinician scientist meeting
Chairs: Kate Hayward & Nawaf Yassi
1255 – 1355 Exhibition Theatrettes – Industry sessions
ROOM Royal Theatre Menzies Theatrette Nicholls Theatrette Sutherland Theatrette
CHAIR/s A Bivard/ L Thompson L Churilov
Symposium 11
Theme: Basic science
Symposium 12
Theme: Telehealth
Symposium 13
Theme: Young stroke, from acute to recovery: Lessons to be learned from stroke in the young (for stroke at any age)
Symposium 14
Theme: Nursing
1400 – 1530 Michelle Rank

1400 – 1420
Lee Schwamm

1420 – 1440
Chris Bladin
1440 – 1455
Anna Ranta
1455 – 1510
Andrew Wesseldine
1510 – 1525
Carlos Garcia Esperon
1525 – 1530
Questions
Mark Mackay

Other speakers to be confirmed shortly
Details to be confirmed shortly
1530 – 1600 Afternoon Tea
1545 – 1645 Guided poster tours: Nursing & Allied Health only – Exhibition
1630 -1730 SSA AGM – Sutherland Theatrette
1900 – late Gala Dinner – Parliament House

Theme: Stroke & cognition

Friday 13 September
ROOM Exhibition Theatrette 1 Exhibition Theatrette 2
0745 – 0845 Industry Breakfast Seminar 5 – TBA Industry Breakfast Seminar 6 – TBA
ROOM Royal Theatre
0900 – 1030 Keynote speaker session 3
Lee Schwamm
Telehealth / Systems of Care

1030 – 1100 Morning Tea
ROOM Royal Theatre Menzies Theatrette Nicholls Theatrette
Symposium 15
Theme: ASTN quick fire session
Abstract session 3
1100 – 1230 Details to be confirmed shortly Details to be confirmed shortly
1230 – 1330 Lunch
ROOM Royal Theatre
Case-based debate: Controversies theme
1330 – 1430 Do we treat LVO patients with pre-morbid mRS of 3 and above?
Tudor Jovin vs Peter Mitchell

Should all ESUS patients have a loop recorder implanted?
Timothy Kleinig vs Opponent TBA
Does therapy improve recovery of function after stroke or is it all spontaneous?
Pam Duncan vs Opponent TBA
1430 – 1500 Conference awards and prizes
1500 Conference close

Morning tea, afternoon tea and lunch will be served in the industry exhibition located in the Exhibition Hall.